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'''Arthur Machen''' (; 3 March 1863 – 15 December 1947) was a Welsh author and mysticism|mystic of the 1890s and early 20th century. He is best known for his influential supernatural fiction|supernatural, fantasy fiction|fantasy, and horror fiction. His novella ''The Great God Pan'' (1890; 1894) has garnered a reputation as a classic of horror (Stephen King has called it "Maybe the best [horror story] in the English language"). He is also well known for his leading role in creating the legend of the Angels of Mons.
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Birth placeCaerleon, Monmouthshire (historic)|Monmouthshire, Wales
Death date{{death date and age|1947|12|15|1863|3|3|df=y}}
Death placeBeaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England
OccupationShort story writer, novelist, journalist, actor
GenreHorror fiction|Horror, fantasy, supernatural fiction, weird fiction
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SignatureArthur Machen signature.jpg
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